Dogs and humans ate the same food for thousands of years, so it’s fine if they go to town on our holiday leftovers, right? Well, it depends…
Gracie used to go batty whenever my upstairs neighbors played with marbles. Using properly selected treats delivered with precise timing, I helped her permanently change her mind about the sound.
In a recent interview with the famous TV Dog Whisperer, British gardener-cum-talk-show-host Alan Titchmarsh questioned Cesar Millan’s use of punishment and coercion in training animals.
When she canceled her upcoming tour because of her dying dog, Fiona Apple touches on what it really means to love a member of another species.
As a professional in an unregulated field full of widely differing approaches, I’m proud to be able to put “KPA CPT” after my name. This is what those six letters mean.
I empathize with those who wish their dogs would shut the hell up. But attempting to change behavior with surgery isn’t something I can get behind.
New York City is full of loving dogs who need permanent or temporary homes. Here are some beauties looking for human partners.
An outpouring of concern for pets affected by Hurricane Sandy may be why things might be looking up for animals in NYC’s notoriously ill-managed and underfunded public shelter system.
A handful of Facebook sites and Craiglisters are helping to spread the word about animals that have gone missing or been found in the last few days. Do you know any of these pets?
I love dogs endlessly, but that doesn’t mean I don’t believe they are opportunistic, selfish creatures who don’t do anything out of courtesy. They will, however, do things for food.